Tag: Primary

NJ-07: GOP women’s group accuses Palatucci of ‘bullying’ Kean primary challenger

TRENTON, N.J. – Bullying? Or just normal political hardball? The national grassroots organization ‘Republican Women for Progress‘ – a super pac raising money to assist female GOP candidates – insists an email authored by N.J. GOP National Committeeman Bill Palatucci Read More

Booker: I need $1.7 million by October 1st or my campaign is over!

NEWARK, N.J. – With his poll numbers cratering both in battleground states and back at home AND the Newark Water Crisis reminding prospective supporters of his dismal governing history, Cory Booker took to Twitter on Saturday to make an unusual Read More

POLL: Who is the strongest GOP candidate to take on Van Drew in 2020?

EGG HARBOR TWP., N.J. – There’s a potentially competitive Republican primary brewing ahead of next year’s NJ-02 race, Save Jerseyans. Three Republicans are already in: young Republican engineer Brian Fitzherbert, former NJ-01 candidate Bob Patterson, and former construction CEO David Read More

UPDATE: Cory Booker’s celebrity girlfriend changes mind, will endorse him after all

Updated 9:24 p.m. WASHINGTON, D.C. – Awkward? You bet. Cory Booker pathetic polling position in the 2020 primary is deflating enough for the one-time Democrat rising star, Save Jerseyans. But it can (and has) gotten much worse for New Jersey’s Read More

NJ-07: Kean gets backing of top House Republican; rival Becchi makes ‘Maggie’s List’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – It’s abundantly clear who the national Republican Party wants to run in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District next fall. “Tom Kean is the kind of leader that we need in Congress,” said GOP House Minority Leader Kevin Read More

ELECTION 2020: Vineland mayor throws support behind NJ-02’s Fitzherbert

VINELAND, N.J. – GOP House hopeful Brian T. Fitzherbert recently nabbed a surprise endorsement from Vineland Mayor Anthony Fanucci in his quest for the 2nd Congressional District Republican nomination. Fanucci praised Fitzherbert on the Cumberland County-based WVLT Cruzin’ 92.1 program Read More

NJGOP says Gottheimer, facing a challenge from the Left, isn’t welcome in its ranks

TRENTON, N.J. – Democrat incumbent Josh Gottheimer is facing a primary challenge in NJ-05 from the Left (Councilwoman Arati Kreibich of Glen Rock). It’s a sign of the times. NJGOP Chairman Doug Steinhardt issued a statement on Monday explaining that Read More

NJ-07: Becchi announces primary challenge to Kean on NJ 101.5

EWING, N.J. – Rosemary Becchi is running for Congress, announcing her long-expected decision on Bill Spadea’s N.J. 101.5 program on Tuesday morning. Becchi will need to face-down state Senate GOP Leader Tom Kean Jr. – a popular party leader who’s Read More